Verging on the polemical. Towards an interdisciplinary approach to medieval religious polemic

  title={Verging on the polemical. Towards an interdisciplinary approach to medieval religious polemic},
  author={Sita Steckel},
  journal={Medieval Worlds},
The present article attempts to take stock of the different definitions and connotations of the concept of religious »polemic« in order to encourage a more interdisciplinary debate on this topic. It argues that the interdisciplinary research fields engaging with religious polemics could generate important historical perspectives on current conflict cultures, and appear to be on the verge of an expansion of the horizon towards the global, connecting an extant, highly active research field on… Expand
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